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by Mikell
Mon Nov 06, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: What is causing these weird lines in facing operation?
Replies: 7
Views: 540

Re: What is causing these weird lines in facing operation?

Thanks everyone - I'll reduce my stepover to .4 and go from there. My spindle is squared so I don't think it's that, but I'll check again. Might try only climb and only conventional cutting too.
by Mikell
Sun Nov 05, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: What is causing these weird lines in facing operation?
Replies: 7
Views: 540

Re: What is causing these weird lines in facing operation?

Hi Will, thanks for the reply - what's the best way to deal with this? Should I just reduce my stepover as I have been to reduce the effect?
by Mikell
Sat Nov 04, 2017 11:53 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: What is causing these weird lines in facing operation?
Replies: 7
Views: 540

What is causing these weird lines in facing operation?

Hi guys, I've just ran a facing operation on some Oak with both the kit 6.35MM end mill and a 12.7MM face mill and I'm getting these odd lines in my cuts. I put the facing operation together in Fusion 360 and it uses both climb and conventional milling - it appears that when the mill changes directi...